Woman jailed for stealing from hotelSept. 11, 2020, 9:15 a.m.
A woman has been jailed for 18 months after being found guilty of stealing cash from the hotel she worked in at the t...
Young woman watches father fall to his deathAug. 21, 2020, 10:20 a.m.
A young woman watched in horror as her father fell to his death while on a hike on the Brienzer Rothorn in Lucerne.
Lucerne school students angry at new face mask rulesJuly 20, 2020, 8:26 a.m.
School students in canton Lucerne are angry they will have to pay for their own facemasks when schools resume –...
Man arrested after wife found dead in Lucerne apartmentJune 16, 2020, 8:55 a.m.
A man has been arrested after his wife was found dead in their apartment in canton Lucerne.
Black Lives Matter marches continue over weekendJune 15, 2020, 11:02 a.m.
Thousands marched across the country on Saturday in support of the Black Lives Matter campaign.
Police recruitment video hastily edits out scene showing officer kneeling on actor's neckJune 10, 2020, 8:59 a.m.
Lucerne police have had to hastily re-edit a recruitment video after a scene of two officers arresting a man seemingl...
Public reminded to social distance over long weekendMay 26, 2020, 9:14 a.m.
Those looking to take a break over the upcoming long weekend are being reminded social distancing rules remain in pla...
Public warned to not get complacent as more details on life after lockdown emergeMay 6, 2020, 9:50 a.m.
More details are now emerging on how life will be different when the lockdown lifts a little on Monday.
Lucerne bus driver sacked for masturbating whilst drivingApril 15, 2020, 10:30 a.m.
A Lucerne bus driver has been sacked after he was spotted masturbating while driving. It’s thought the man beli...
Man spotted cycling naked from Bern to LucerneApril 14, 2020, 9:35 a.m.
A man has been spotted cycling naked from Bern to Lucerne.
Shocked residents told to leave building not 'earthquake proof'Feb. 13, 2020, 9:59 a.m.
The residents of an apartment block in canton Lucerne have reacted with incredulity after they were told they all hav...
Storm batters country but expected to weakenFeb. 11, 2020, 9:24 a.m.
High winds are expected again this morning – but forecasters say the storm will start to weaken during the cour...
Dash cam leads to police driver fineFeb. 11, 2020, 9:15 a.m.
Footage from a 19-year-old’s car dash cam means a Lucerne police driver is getting fined.
Teen in hospital after experimenting with explosivesDec. 16, 2019, 9:16 a.m.
A teenager is in hospital suffering severe burns after an explosion in his bedroom in canton Lucerne on Saturday afte...
Women slices head off goose to mark end of summerNov. 12, 2019, 9:45 a.m.
For the first time since 1920 a woman has sliced the head off a goose with a sword blindfolded.
Changing shopping habits cause strain for second biggest Swiss mallOct. 31, 2019, 8:48 a.m.
Switzerland’s second biggest shopping centre – the Mall of Switzerland – is celebrating its second ...
Fine people up to CHF 4,000 for littering, says Lucerne politicianOct. 31, 2019, 8:42 a.m.
A Lucerne politician is calling for a massive increase in fines for people who leave litter which could be eaten by c...
Neo-Nazi rock concerts shut downOct. 15, 2019, 9:30 a.m.
Two Neo-Nazi rock concerts have been shut down by police in cantons Lucerne and Valais.
Authorities investigate Iman preaching wife beatingOct. 9, 2019, 9:50 a.m.
Authorities are investigating an Iman who preaches at a mosque in canton Lucerne after he allegedly told his congrega...
Police use taser after man attacks with knifeSept. 18, 2019, 9:16 a.m.
Lucerne police had to use tasers to bring down a 39-year-old man who attacked an officer with a knife yesterday morning.
Lucerne president concerned about Airbnb growthAug. 7, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
The cantonal president of Lucerne says something needs to be done about the growth of Airbnb.
Defective coach stopped on way back to ItalyJune 28, 2019, 9:33 a.m.
Police in Lucerne stopped an Italian registered coach which had a smashed windscreen and missing part of its front.
12,000 Chinese tourists visit LucerneMay 14, 2019, 8:55 a.m.
The historic town of Lucerne had to deal with an invasion of Chinese tourists yesterday – but everyone was prep...
Man dies in detention for non-payment of fineMay 7, 2019, 6:22 a.m.
A Sri Lankan man has died in a jail in Lucerne. The 42-year-old was serving a short sentence for the non-payment of a...